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Dan Kresowik

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Dan Kresowik

Shareholder

dan.kresowik@brickgentrylaw.com

“I understand that disputes in general, and litigation in particular, are stressful.  When matters are not able to be resolved without court intervention I am here as both your counselor and advocate, including throughout trial and any appeal.”

Dan Kresowik is a shareholder at Brick Gentry P.C.  For over a decade, Dan has effectively represented clients, primarily in the areas of general civil litigation, commercial litigation, appellate law, employment law, and creditor rights law.  

In his litigation practice, Dan has extensive motion and trial experience representing both business and individual clients.  Dan has successfully tried bench and jury cases throughout the Iowa District Courts, and in the Illinois Circuit Courts.  Dan has successfully argued multiple cases before the Iowa Supreme Court and the Iowa Court of Appeals.

In his employment practice, Dan routinely counsels clients with respect to non-competition agreements, employee discipline and discharge, pre-litigation investigations and compliance reviews, wage and hour issues, discrimination and harassment complaints, and the drafting of policies and procedures.  
Dan also represents businesses and landlords in all aspects of federal, state, and local agency investigation, charges, complaints, and lawsuits, including those involving the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the U.S. Department of Labor, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Iowa Civil Right Commission, the Illinois Department of Human Rights, and local civil rights commissions. 

Outside of his law practice Dan enjoys spending time with family, running, biking, and participating in triathlons.  Dan has won multiple National Championships and a World Championship in Ultimate Frisbee.

Areas of Practice

Agricultural Law, Business Law, Commercial and Business Litigation, Creditor Rights, Healthcare, Labor & Employment Law

Experience

Representative Reported Appellate Decisions

2018

Iowa Court of Appeals - Successful enforcement of a “No Contest” provision in a Will: https://www.iowacourts.gov/courtcases/2371/embed/CourtAppealsOpinion

2017

Iowa Supreme Court – Affirmation of jury verdict after successful defense of will contest:  https://www.iowacourts.gov/static/media/documents/152126_8C9DDA31E70E0.pdf

Iowa Court of Appeals – Affirmation of verdict after successful prosecution of breach of contract claim:  https://www.iowacourts.gov/static/media/documents/160934_85739950B383A.pdf

Iowa Court of Appeals – Affirmation of successful enforcement of a “no-contest” or “in terrorem provision” in a will (first published Iowa decision enforcing a no-contest clause in over 70 years):  https://www.iowacourts.gov/media/documents/160908_446F7BF5F570E.pdf

Iowa Court of Appeals – Affirmation of jury verdict after successful defense of will contest:  https://www.iowacourts.gov/courtcases/306/embed/CourtAppealsOpinion

2014

Iowa Court of Appeals – Affirmation of verdict after successful prosecution of debt collection/foreclosure action:  https://www.iowacourts.gov/media/documents/31065_53E43EE38A370.pdf

2013

Iowa Court of Appeals – Affirmation of jury verdict after defense of personal injury action:  https://www.iowacourts.gov/static/media/documents/21006_0A4CFE14B9FD8.pdf

2012

Iowa Supreme Court – Successful petition for further review of Court of Appeals decision (and establishing law in Iowa that attorneys may recover, as extraordinary fees, legal fees incurred in defending fee applications in an estate both in district court and also on appeal):  https://www.iowacourts.gov/static/media/documents/091914_E894BB4819B79.pdf 


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Education

University of Iowa College of Law, J.D. (with Distinction)

University of Iowa, B.S., Psychology (with Distinction)

Bar Admissions

Iowa 2006

Illinois 2007

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa

U.S. District Court, Southern and Central Districts of Illinois

U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit

Memberships

Iowa State Bar Association

Illinois State Bar Association

Scott County Bar Association

Muscatine County Bar Association

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